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Diversifying Nevada’s Economy Might Take The Work Of Angels

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Angels Investing in Nevada Startups

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Diversifying Nevada’s Economy by Fostering Angel Investment

Read the full story @ Las Vegas Review Journal By Jeff Saling


Co-founder Jeff Saling appears on the Earned Media Podcast with digital marketing consultant Eric Schwartzman


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Conference organizers focus on need for more angel investors in the Valley

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Startups Raise Big Bucks at Las Vegas Angel Conference

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Companies get funding at StartUpNV conference

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6 Startups Pitch at Las Vegas conference

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Conference links start up companies with investors

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Co-Founder Jeff Saling “Wake-Up with the CW” with Krystal Allen on KSNV Channel 3.

StartUpNV: 2019 Service Org of the Year

StartUpNV wins NCET and EDAWN award for Entrepreneur Service Organization of the year (2019).  See the founder thank you video (1:40)

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StartUpNV cited as helpful in the Las Vegas startup ecosystem.  Read more in the Las Vegas Review Journal story by Jeremy Aguero, Principal at  Applied Analysis and Nevada State Bank

Co-Founders Eric Madison and Jeff Saling “Face the State” with Arianna Bennett on KTVN Channel 2.

Co-Founder Jeff Saling appears on The Jon Sanchez Show on 2/7. Tune in to KKOH AM780 – or click the show logo – at 5pm on Wednesday to listen live.  Jon and Jeff will be talking about our local startup community – and funding for startups.

ZZemScrew Founder, Dean Dougherty appeared on KTVN on Jan-4, 2018. Click to see the news report about preventing home burglaries with our member’s product.

Co-Founder Jeff Saling appeared on KKOH on 11/15. Click the picture to listen. Jeff”s part starts halfway through the broadcast.

Co-Founder, Jeff Saling appears on the Jon Sanchez show on KKOH on 9/13/17.  Click KKOH to listen.

Selling with Google

Our December 13 Lunch-n-Learn features Lori Ann Kruse.  Lori Ann will provide her experience to the group on getting clicks, then converting them. Join us at Innevation in Reno on Wednesday, December 13 from 12-1:30.  Learn about Google

Startup Funding Language

  Our November 8 Lunch-n-Learn was lead by Kevin Lyons. Kevin provided his experience to the group on the language and general practices of startup funding — from the perspectives of a

Business Incubator or StartUp Accelerator?

  The writers, bloggers and consultants who advise you to decide between startup accelerators and business incubators are WRONG for Nevada! We want and need a different and better approach to growing

We’re Looking for a Few Good Mentors!

  Being an effective, impactful mentor doesn’t take much time, requires no travel, and you don’t have to spend a penny. StartUpNV mentors come from all professional and industry backgrounds because our

StartUpNV Face The State Interview

  StartUpNV Founders Jeff Saling and Eric Madison are interviewed by Arianna Bennett on KTVN Channel 2 Face The State. Arianna asks the founders about what they are doing for the local start-ups and entrepreneurial community in all of Nevada, but